INTERIM RESULTS FOR THE SIX MONTHS ENDED 30 SEPTEMBER, 2004

FFastFill plc (‘FFastFill’ or the ‘Company’), the leading provider of application services for the derivatives trading community, announces its interim results for the six months ended 30 September, 2004.

Highlights

· Revenue grew 14.1% to £1.867m (2003: £1.636m)
· Operating loss before exceptional items was £1.414m (2003: £1.245m)
· Cash at 30 September was £3.210m
· The company was chosen by Reuters as the launch technology partner for the joint project to provide the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s FX offering on the Reuters 3000 trading platform
· The acquisition of the Future Dynamics business, extended the company’s offering from the front office through to the middle office
· The re-launch of FFastFill Inc., and the announcement of our new US data centre
· The announcement of a new services road map for the group incorporating both front and middle office functionality as a managed service
· The company now has over 30 customers

Commenting on the results, Keith Todd, Executive Chairman of FFastFill, said:

‘It has been a period of good progress in which we have launched our new generation application service in both London and Chicago, won a major new contract with Reuters, and added additional customers, middle office functionality and skilled staff through the acquisition of Future Dynamics. We have a strong sales pipeline, and I am confident of further improvement in the performance in the second half of the year.’

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